Live Leeds Covid updates as experts predict number of cases will fall in November

Scientists have suggested the number of Covid cases could fall significantly in November – even if the government’s ‘Plan B’ is not introduced. Experts at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine have predicted that the number of infections will begin to fall rapidly in the lead up to Christmas after peaking in November.… Continue reading Live Leeds Covid updates as experts predict number of cases will fall in November

New £6m film school opens in Leeds as it plans to welcome 200 students

A leading film school has opened a campus in Leeds offering five different industry degrees. MetFilm School opened the campus at Prime Studios in Kirkstall on Friday, October 22. The school plans to invest more than £6m over five years to bring a new campus to the north and within three years the school will… Continue reading New £6m film school opens in Leeds as it plans to welcome 200 students

The Leeds ‘hidden gem’ curry house crowned the best in Yorkshire at English Curry Awards

A Leeds restaurant has won the Restaurant of the Year in Yorkshire and Humberside – less than two years since opening. Table 26, in Swillington, received the prestigious award at the English Curry Awards earlier this week. Co-founder Rob Hoque said the team were “pleased” to have won the award after a difficult year. For… Continue reading The Leeds ‘hidden gem’ curry house crowned the best in Yorkshire at English Curry Awards

Leeds mum cut off from Hollyoaks and Gordon Ramsay shows hits out at Channel 4 nightmare

A Leeds mum has hit out at Channel 4 technical issues that have left her unable to watch her favourite shows. Katie Rowley says she loves watching soaps including Hollyoaks and Home and Away and tunes into Gordon Ramsay’s cooking shows, but an ongoing problem with subtitles has seen her unable to watch. Katie, who… Continue reading Leeds mum cut off from Hollyoaks and Gordon Ramsay shows hits out at Channel 4 nightmare

Teenager stabbed at Leeds corner shop as police arrest 14 and 17-year-olds

Two youths have been arrested over an incident in Leeds where a 16-year-old boy was stabbed and seriously injured. The males, aged 14 and 17, were arrested from an address in Foundry Lane, Leeds, West Yorkshire on October 19. The pair remain in custody on suspicion of wounding with intent in relation to an incident… Continue reading Teenager stabbed at Leeds corner shop as police arrest 14 and 17-year-olds

Leeds A&Es saw ‘busiest month ever’ as hospital bosses warn of ‘severe winter pressures’

Leeds A&Es have seen their busiest month since records began as hospitals head into winter already under huge pressure. A&Es across the country saw their busiest September ever, and waits to be admitted to wards were worse than any winter, while the number waiting to see a consultant hit 5.7 million, with nearly 10,000 people… Continue reading Leeds A&Es saw ‘busiest month ever’ as hospital bosses warn of ‘severe winter pressures’

Moped driver seriously injured in hit and run near Leeds railway bridge

A moped driver has been left with “serious injuries” after a hit and run crash with a car. The collision happened near the railway bridge on Austhorpe Road in the Manston area on Sunday afternoon. The moped driver, 27, suffered injuries to his arm and was taken to hospital. For more news from West Yorkshire… Continue reading Moped driver seriously injured in hit and run near Leeds railway bridge

Live as M1 Southbound near Leeds closed after van and motorbike crash cause huge delays

The M1 southbound near Leeds has closed following a crash involving a van and a motorbike. There are queues stretching five miles on the M1 Southbound from Junction 42 Lofthouse to Junction 41 Wakefield/Morley due to the crash this afternoon (Monday). Officers from West Yorkshire Police are at the scene and diversions have been put… Continue reading Live as M1 Southbound near Leeds closed after van and motorbike crash cause huge delays

Leeds Gogglebox sisters Ellie and Izzi voted the most enjoyable family to watch

Hit reality TV show Gogglebox has become a firm favourite with scores of people across the country but which family do fans really enjoy watching the most. The Channel 4 reality series, inspired by the sitcom The Royle Family, offers viewers a glimpse into the homes of a range of friends and families who give… Continue reading Leeds Gogglebox sisters Ellie and Izzi voted the most enjoyable family to watch

Inside the ‘best home in Leeds’ with sauna, spa and swimming pool on sale for £3.5m

A luxury £3.5million property in Leeds with its own swimming pool, sauna and spa is on the market. The Manor in Alwoodley has been described as “one of the best homes” in Leeds and Yorkshire. The 10,300 sq ft home also has a hot tub and gym all within the grounds of the property. For… Continue reading Inside the ‘best home in Leeds’ with sauna, spa and swimming pool on sale for £3.5m